Let us imagine that the Houthis and former President Ali Abdullah Saleh are defeated and leave Sanaa. Let us imagine that a new agreement is reached between Yemeni belligerent parties, and President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi and his ministers return to Sanaa. By then we would be back to the starting point, when Yemen was already in the midst of turmoil caused by Saleh. However, we would not be at war.
The Houthis are hoping we will repeat these mistakes, leading to the failure of the political transition process, and enabling them to lead another ‘divine’ coupJamal Khashoggi